Mike Ardagh

Summary

Country: New Zealand

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Project RED--a successful methodology for improving emergency department performance
    Michael W Ardagh
    Emergency Medicine, University of Otago, Christchurch, New Zealand
    N Z Med J 124:54-63. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint What's happening in New Zealand emergency departments?
    Michael Ardagh
    Christchurch School of Medicine, Christchurch Hospital
    N Z Med J 115:83-5. 2002
  3. doi request reprint The initial health-system response to the earthquake in Christchurch, New Zealand, in February, 2011
    Michael W Ardagh
    University of Otago, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Lancet 379:2109-15. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Effect of a rapid assessment clinic on the waiting time to be seen by a doctor and the time spent in the department, for patients presenting to an urban emergency department: a controlled prospective trial
    M W Ardagh
    Christchurch School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Christchurch, New Zealand
    N Z Med J 115:U28. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Emergency department overcrowding--can we fix it?
    Michael Ardagh
    Christchurch School of Medicine and Health Sciences, and Emergency Department, Christchurch Hospital, Christchurch, New Zsaland
    N Z Med J 117:U774. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Improving acute patient flow and resolving emergency department overcrowding in New Zealand hospitals--the major challenges and the promising initiatives
    Michael W Ardagh
    National Clinical Director of Emergency Department Services, Ministry of Health, New Zealand
    N Z Med J 124:64-73. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint How to achieve New Zealand's shorter stays in emergency departments health target
    Mike Ardagh
    Emergency Department Services, Emergency Department, Christchurch Hospital, Christchurch, New Zealand
    N Z Med J 123:95-103. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint The case for a New Zealand acute care strategy
    Michael Ardagh
    Emergency Department, Christchurch Hospital, Christchurch
    N Z Med J 119:U2360. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Criteria for prioritising access to healthcare resources in New Zealand during an influenza pandemic or at other times of overwhelming demand
    Michael Ardagh
    Christchurch School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Emergency Department, Christchurch Hospital
    N Z Med J 119:U2256. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint New Zealand health professionals do not agree about what defines appropriate attendance at an emergency department
    Sandra Richardson
    Emergency Department, Christchurch Hospital, Christchurch
    N Z Med J 119:U1933. 2006

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Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Project RED--a successful methodology for improving emergency department performance
    Michael W Ardagh
    Emergency Medicine, University of Otago, Christchurch, New Zealand
    N Z Med J 124:54-63. 2011
    ..To report the long-term results following percutaneous pulmonary vein ablation (PVA) for atrial fibrillation (AF) at Christchurch Hospital...
  2. ncbi request reprint What's happening in New Zealand emergency departments?
    Michael Ardagh
    Christchurch School of Medicine, Christchurch Hospital
    N Z Med J 115:83-5. 2002
  3. doi request reprint The initial health-system response to the earthquake in Christchurch, New Zealand, in February, 2011
    Michael W Ardagh
    University of Otago, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Lancet 379:2109-15. 2012
    ..Additionally, atypical providers of acute injury care need to be integrated into response plans...
  4. ncbi request reprint Effect of a rapid assessment clinic on the waiting time to be seen by a doctor and the time spent in the department, for patients presenting to an urban emergency department: a controlled prospective trial
    M W Ardagh
    Christchurch School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Christchurch, New Zealand
    N Z Med J 115:U28. 2002
    ..To test the hypothesis that triaging certain emergency department (ED) patients through a rapid assessment clinic (RAC) improves the waiting times, and times in the department, for all patients presenting to the emergency department...
  5. ncbi request reprint Emergency department overcrowding--can we fix it?
    Michael Ardagh
    Christchurch School of Medicine and Health Sciences, and Emergency Department, Christchurch Hospital, Christchurch, New Zsaland
    N Z Med J 117:U774. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Improving acute patient flow and resolving emergency department overcrowding in New Zealand hospitals--the major challenges and the promising initiatives
    Michael W Ardagh
    National Clinical Director of Emergency Department Services, Ministry of Health, New Zealand
    N Z Med J 124:64-73. 2011
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint How to achieve New Zealand's shorter stays in emergency departments health target
    Mike Ardagh
    Emergency Department Services, Emergency Department, Christchurch Hospital, Christchurch, New Zealand
    N Z Med J 123:95-103. 2010
    ..In New Zealand, we have the opportunity for this target to drive genuine improvements in quality of care. To do this requires understanding, structure and planning, reflecting a commitment to whole of system reform...
  8. ncbi request reprint The case for a New Zealand acute care strategy
    Michael Ardagh
    Emergency Department, Christchurch Hospital, Christchurch
    N Z Med J 119:U2360. 2006
    ..Combining these principles with meaningful performance measures and with strong incentives to perform, will form the basis of an acute care strategy...
  9. ncbi request reprint Criteria for prioritising access to healthcare resources in New Zealand during an influenza pandemic or at other times of overwhelming demand
    Michael Ardagh
    Christchurch School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Emergency Department, Christchurch Hospital
    N Z Med J 119:U2256. 2006
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint New Zealand health professionals do not agree about what defines appropriate attendance at an emergency department
    Sandra Richardson
    Emergency Department, Christchurch Hospital, Christchurch
    N Z Med J 119:U1933. 2006
    ..It specifically seeks to determine whether there is a consensus opinion among healthcare providers regarding a definition of 'inappropriate'...
  11. ncbi request reprint Cardio-pulmonary resuscitation training, knowledge and attitudes of newly-qualified doctors in New Zealand in 2003
    Caroline S G Price
    Emergency Department, Christchurch Public Hospital, Private Bag 4710, New Zealand
    Resuscitation 68:295-9. 2006
    ..To assess the resuscitation knowledge and confidence of newly-qualified doctors in New Zealand (NZ) in 2003...
  12. ncbi request reprint Emergency department overcrowding: the Emergency Department Cardiac Analogy Model (EDCAM)
    Sandra K Richardson
    Emergency Department, Christchurch Hospital, New Zealand
    Accid Emerg Nurs 13:18-23. 2005
    ..This model highlights the need to intervene at each of three key points, in order to address the issue of overcrowding and its associated problems...
  13. ncbi request reprint Frequent attenders at Christchurch Hospital's Emergency Department: a 4-year study of attendance patterns
    Debra Kennedy
    Christchurch Hospital, Christchurch, New Zealand
    N Z Med J 117:U871. 2004
    ..To describe the pattern of Emergency Department (ED) use by a cohort of adult frequent attenders over a 4-year period...
  14. ncbi request reprint The forensic nurse practitioner role (emergency nursing)--potential response to changing health needs in New Zealand
    Tracey Williams
    Emergency Department, Christchurch Hospital, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Med Law 24:111-23. 2005
    ..In order to achieve holistic healthcare and to provide appropriate and effective interventions, forensic emergency nursing skills need to be developed...
  15. ncbi request reprint Meningitis: tragedy, culture, and blame
    Michael Ardagh
    N Z Med J 117:U1057. 2004
  16. ncbi request reprint A brief history of resuscitation
    Michael Ardagh
    N Z Med J 117:U868. 2004